2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S89.321K

Salter-Harris Type II physeal fracture of lower end of right fibula, subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S89.321K is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Sltr-haris Type II physl fx low end r fibula, 7thK
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S89.321K became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S89.321K - other international versions of ICD-10 S89.321K may differ.
The following code(s) above S89.321K contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to S89.321K:
  • S00-T88
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    Note
    • Use secondary code(s) from Chapter 20, External causes of morbidity, to indicate cause of injury. Codes within the T section that include the external cause do not require an additional external cause code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)
    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
  • S80-S89
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S80-S89

    Injuries to the knee and lower leg

    Type 2 Excludes
    • burns and corrosions (T20-T32)
    • frostbite (T33-T34)
    • injuries of ankle and foot, except fracture of ankle and malleolus (S90-S99)
    • insect bite or sting, venomous (T63.4)
    Injuries to the knee and lower leg
  • S89
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S89

    Other and unspecified injuries of lower leg

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Note
    • A fracture not indicated as open or closed should be coded to closed
    Type 2 Excludes
    • other and unspecified injuries of ankle and foot (S99.-)
    Other and unspecified injuries of lower leg
Present On Admission
POA Help
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
  • S89.321K is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S89.321K is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 564 Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with mcc
  • 565 Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with cc
  • 566 Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert S89.321K to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S89.321K
S89.319D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S89.319G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S89.319K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S89.319P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S89.319S …… sequela
S89.32 Salter-Harris Type II physeal fracture of lower end of fibula
S89.321 Salter-Harris Type II physeal fracture of lower end of right fibula
S89.321A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S89.321D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S89.321G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S89.321K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S89.321P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S89.321S …… sequela
S89.322 Salter-Harris Type II physeal fracture of lower end of left fibula
S89.322A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S89.322D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S89.322G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S89.322K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S89.322P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S89.322S …… sequela
S89.329 Salter-Harris Type II physeal fracture of lower end of unspecified fibula

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.